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Exodus 2:11-25

NIV 11 One day, after Moses had grown up, he went out to where his own people were and watched them at their hard labor. He saw an Egyptian beating a Hebrew, one of his own people. NIV 11 One day, after Moses had grown up, he went out to where his own people were and watched them at their hard labor. He saw an Egyptian beating a Hebrew, one of his own people. NIV 12 Glancing this way and that and seeing no one, he killed the Egyptian and hid him in the sand. NIV 12 Glancing this way and that and seeing no one, he killed the Egyptian and hid him in the sand. NIV 13 The next day he went out and saw two Hebrews fighting. He asked the one in the wrong, "Why are you hitting your fellow Hebrew?" NIV 13 The next day he went out and saw two Hebrews fighting. He asked the one in the wrong, "Why are you hitting your fellow Hebrew?" NIV 14 The man said, "Who made you ruler and judge over us? Are you thinking of killing me as you killed the Egyptian?" Then Moses was afraid and thought, "What I did must have become known." NIV 14 The man said, "Who made you ruler and judge over us? Are you thinking of killing me as you killed the Egyptian?" Then Moses was afraid and thought, "What I did must have become known." NIV 15 When Pharaoh heard of this, he tried to kill Moses, but Moses fled from Pharaoh and went to live in Midian, where he sat down by a well. NIV 15 When Pharaoh heard of this, he tried to kill Moses, but Moses fled from Pharaoh and went to live in Midian, where he sat down by a well. NIV 16 Now a priest of Midian had seven daughters, and they came to draw water and fill the troughs to water their father's flock. NIV 16 Now a priest of Midian had seven daughters, and they came to draw water and fill the troughs to water their father's flock. NIV 17 Some shepherds came along and drove them away, but Moses got up and came to their rescue and watered their flock. NIV 17 Some shepherds came along and drove them away, but Moses got up and came to their rescue and watered their flock. NIV 18 When the girls returned to Reuel their father, he asked them, "Why have you returned so early today?" NIV 18 When the girls returned to Reuel their father, he asked them, "Why have you returned so early today?" NIV 19 They answered, "An Egyptian rescued us from the shepherds. He even drew water for us and watered the flock." NIV 19 They answered, "An Egyptian rescued us from the shepherds. He even drew water for us and watered the flock." NIV 20 "And where is he?" he asked his daughters. "Why did you leave him? Invite him to have something to eat." NIV 20 "And where is he?" he asked his daughters. "Why did you leave him? Invite him to have something to eat." NIV 21 Moses agreed to stay with the man, who gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses in marriage. NIV 21 Moses agreed to stay with the man, who gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses in marriage. NIV 22 Zipporah gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, saying, "I have become an alien in a foreign land." NIV 22 Zipporah gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, saying, "I have become an alien in a foreign land." NIV 23 During that long period, the king of Egypt died. The Israelites groaned in their slavery and cried out, and their cry for help because of their slavery went up to God. NIV 23 During that long period, the king of Egypt died. The Israelites groaned in their slavery and cried out, and their cry for help because of their slavery went up to God. NIV 24 God heard their groaning and he remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac and with Jacob. NIV 24 God heard their groaning and he remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac and with Jacob. NIV 25 So God looked on the Israelites and was concerned about them. NIV 25 So God looked on the Israelites and was concerned about them.